Year: 2021

Christmas In The Prep School

2nd December 2021

We are very excited about all of the Christmas events happening at Prep School – it’s going to be a busy few weeks! Here is a reminder of the charity, raffle and Christmas events taking place plus our wonderful advent initiatives that children are encouraged to take part in.   activity advent reverse advent calendar…

Prep School ISA Swim Success

30th November 2021

A huge well done to Seb and Ambur who competed for Highclare Prep School at the ISA National finals in London on Sunday afternoon. Ambur finished 4th and Seb’s team came in 2nd place. We are so proud of both of you.  

ISA Regional Art Competition

30th November 2021

In the recent ISA Regional Art finals Highclare School celebrated success across the Prep and Senior School. Well done to all! Congratulations to Prep School pupils: Eesa Ahmed ‘Bumble Bee’ (3D art) 2nd place Esmie Robinson ‘Thank You NHS’ (Textiles) First place Jasmine Broomfield ‘Burning Reflection’ (Photography) First place Trinity–Joy Wallace ‘We All Fit Together’…

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 30 November 2021

30th November 2021

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are well and are enjoying this snowy weather. As I sit here at my desk writing to you, the sun is just setting and the playground at HPP looks magical. The sky is a gorgeous bluey/grey colour, the trees are still covered with a thick layer…

Learning Centre Career Visit

25th November 2021

There was a lot of interest in Dr Frank Eperjesi’s visit to the learning centre last week as he spoke with pupils about his interesting and varied career portfolio – including experience in healthcare, the construction business, oil exploration and academia. We are grateful to him for giving his time and wish him well in…

Highclare Prep Welcomes Patsy Into Their Classrooms

25th November 2021

At Highclare Prep, we are all so happy to meet our new school dog, Patsy. The students love her and Patsy has already been a great source of  support for some of our pupils.  Book club and Patsy strokes have been a Prep School highlight! Patsy is gradually being integrated into the school community. Other…

11+ External Assessment and Taster Day

25th November 2021

It was a pleasure to welcome almost 50 children from schools across Birmingham to Highclare Senior School during our 11+ assessment and scholarship taster day for external pupils.  Children sat our entrance exam, displayed their wonderful skills in sport, music and art as part of our scholarship auditions, enjoyed a delicious lunch in our refectory…

Prep School Carol Singing Dates

25th November 2021

Our @highclare_prep choir is busy rehearsing in anticipation of an abundance of carol singing in aid of our fantastic school charities! Please join us on these dates as we celebrate with our local community

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 23 November 2021

23rd November 2021

Good morning, Prep School family, I hope you are well and enjoying this week so far. Did you all have a lovely weekend? Mine was gone in a flash but it was good all the same! Can you believe that next weekend is the last one in November and then it will be December and…

U4 Careers Information Morning

18th November 2021

It was another busy morning last Tuesday for our annual careers event.  Outside speakers covered talks on what it is like to work in law, medicine, engineering, business  the Royal Navy, pupils also got involved in a careers activity. Thanks in particular to parent,  Mr Stuart Griffiths for supporting this event once more and to…